Worcester has been a key player in British history since medieval times, and was the setting of the final battle of the English Civil War. Today it bears evidence of its rich past in some of the country’s finest historical buildings, including the Tudor House, Greyfriars’ House and Garden, and the delightful Worcester Cathedral – the resting place of King John.

Home of Worcestershire Sauce and world-renowned Worcester Porcelain, this picturesque city offers the perfect taste of England.

Visit the happiest place in the UK!
Voted the UK’s happiest city in a report by Unbroken Britain, Worcester’s the place to go if the cold snap’s getting you down. Ditch the doom and gloom this January and hop on board a GWR train to this beautiful city where you can enjoy five cheerful and fun activities, sure to brighten up your day. more >
17th January 2019